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Bobby Scott's Public Statements on Issue: Crime

Full Name: Robert 'Bobby' C. Scott
Office: U.S. House (VA) - District 3, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1992
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Divorced
Birth Date: 04/30/1947
Birth Place: Washington, DC
Home City: Newport News, VA
Religion: Episcopalian
Date Title
April 7, 2014 Debbie Smith Reauthorization Act of 2014
April 3, 2014 Sexual Assault Awareness Month
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Merkley Leads Over 200 Members of Congress in Calling for Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers from Workplace Discrimination
Dec. 12, 2013 Death in Custody Reporting Act
Dec. 10, 2013 Kilah Davenport Child Protection Act of 2013
Nov. 26, 2013 Letter to Attorney General Eric Holder, U.S. Department of Justice - Request for DOJ to Collect More Data on "Stand Your Ground" Laws
Nov. 22, 2013 Scott Commends FCC Denial of Petitions to Stay Order Reducing Exorbitantly High Long-Distance Calling Rates Paid by Inmates and their Families
Nov. 22, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Call for Strong Protections Following GAO Report of Sexual Abuse at Immigration Detention Facilities
Nov. 6, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House and Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader of the House - Federal Defender Services Funding
Oct. 30, 2013 Labrador and Scott Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Reform Criminal Sentencing Laws
Aug. 12, 2013 Conyers and Scott Praise Attorney General Holder's Action to Curtail Mandatory Minimum Sentences
Aug. 10, 2013 The Daily Press - Our Choice: Reduce Crime or Play Politics
Aug. 9, 2013 Scott Statement on FCC Reducing High Long-Distance Calling Rates Paid by Inmates
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Department of Homeland Security Secretary - Urban Area Security Initiative Funding
July 25, 2013 Prison Rape Elimination Act
July 19, 2013 Scott and Jones Issue Statement on Senate Introduction of Bipartisan Youth PROMISE Act
July 15, 2013 Scott Statement on Verdict in State of Florida v. George Zimmerman
July 12, 2013 Letter to Assistant Attorney General Thomas E. Perez - Louisiana Prison Conditions
July 11, 2013 Scott, Chaffetz Work to Improve Federal Prison System
June 28, 2013 Conyers and Scott Honor Anniversary of Supreme Court Decision Barring Mandatory Life Sentences Without Possibility of Parole for Children
May 20, 2013 Stolen Act of Valor of 2013
May 5, 2013 House Judiciary Committee Creates Bipartisan Task Force on Over-Criminalization
April 24, 2013 Reps. Scott, Massie Introduce Justice Safety Valve Act
March 21, 2013 Scott, Jones Introduce Youth PROMISE Act
March 21, 2013 Letter to The United States Department of Justice Advisory Policy Board - Urging Stronger Action to Protect Sikh, Hindu, Arab-American Communities from Hate Crimes
March 14, 2013 Scott, Wolf Pleased by DOJ Decision to Create CAMPUS Safety Act Center Advocated by Virginia Teach Outreach Foundation
Jan. 31, 2013 Scott & Nugent Introduce Justice & Mental Health Collaboration Act
Jan. 23, 2013 Scott Introduces CAMPUS Safety Act
Jan. 18, 2013 Scott to Co-Host Youth Violence Prevention Summit
Jan. 4, 2013 Scott Named a Vice Chair of Gun Violence Prevention Task Force
Dec. 30, 2012 Foreign and Economic Espionage Penalty Enhancement Act of 2012
Dec. 18, 2012 Theft of Trade Secrets Clarification Act of 2012
Sept. 11, 2012 Local Courthouse Safety Act of 2012
Sept. 11, 2012 Stolen Valor Act of 2012
Sept. 11, 2012 Child and Elderly Missing Alert Program
July 31, 2012 Stopping Tax Offenders and Prosecuting Identity Theft Act of 2012
July 31, 2012 Child Protection Act of 2012
July 24, 2012 Scott Focuses on Preventing Youth Violence in Several Events this Week on Capitol Hill
June 25, 2012 Scott Applauds Supreme Court Decision Striking Down Life Without Parole for Juveniles
June 21, 2012 Crime Subcommittee Agrees to Scott Request to Hold Hearing on Income Tax Preparation Scams
June 6, 2012 Letter to Michael E. Horowitz, Inspector General
May 30, 2012 Blog: Mandatory Minimum Sentences
May 17, 2012 Scott Commends Attorney General Holder's Decision to Apply PREA Standards to DHS Detention Facilities
May 8, 2012 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013
April 25, 2012 Scott Statement on Federal Raid of Mo Money Taxes' Headquarters in Memphis, Tennessee
April 4, 2012 Letter to Chairman Wolf and Ranking Member Fattah
April 2, 2012 Scott Addresses National Forum on Youth Violence Prevention's Annual Summit
March 23, 2012 Scott Statement on the Trayvon Martin Case
March 22, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Eric H. Holder, Jr., Attorney General
March 8, 2012 Letter to Jim Sensenbrenner, Chairman of the House Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime
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